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Valentine’s Day wedding on The Pete McMurray Show

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© 2014 Oriana Koren/Okrfoto. All Rights Reserved.

Is there any day more romantic than Valentine’s Day?  And, is there any place more romantic than the Allstate Showcase Studio? OK, granted, maybe we’re stretching with that second question. But, when Pete McMurray is in charge, the Allstate Showcase Studio can be the perfect place for a Valentine’s Day wedding.  Just ask Joy and Chris.

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Pete McMurray officiated a wedding LIVE in the Allstate Showcase Studio on Valentines Day. Congrats to newlyweds Christopher and Joy! Remember, Love…Love will keep us together…Love, exciting and new Come Aboard. We’re expecting you.

Many thanks to the following for helping to pull off this great event!

City Girl Weddings: http://www.citygirlweddings.com/

Oriana Koren at http://www.okrfoto.com/
Specializing in modern documentary wedding photography for the eclectic, modern couple, Oriana is currently booking dates for the 2014-2015 wedding season. You can meet her in person and learn more about her internationally recognized weddingphotography at the Windy City Wedding show at Carnivale on Sunday, February 16th from 11am-4pm.

Make Up: Nahrain  https://www.facebook.com/NahrainMA
Offering Chicago brides mobile service, Nahrain’s team comes to you on your wedding day so you can sit back, relax and be pampered in comfort.  Her expertise in airbrush application can take you from the dramatic look to the fresh and always in style natural look that brides are after.

Hair: Tina Sclafani http://www.magnificentbrides.com/
Tina Sclafani is a bridal hair stylist and co owner of Magnificent Brides. Tina and her partner provide on location hair and makeup services for any special event.
To view their portfolio go to http://www.magnificentbrides.com

Catering: Michael Frantz http://calihancatering.com/
Calihan Catering emphasizes creative gourmet cuisine, impeccable service and innovative event concepts that set the mood and spirit for memorable events. For over twenty eight years our clients have come to rely on our gourmet culinary expertise for intimate dinners, personalized weddings, corporate events, social fundraisers and contractual dining.  Our Chicago based company has catered events of 2-5,000 guests in a vast array of venues. We are one of Chicago’s largest private catering facilities with a newly renovated 20,000-square-foot building — including an 8,000 square foot state-of-the-art kitchen — on Goose Island.  We are family run with first and second generation Calihans being involved with the daily operation.

Flowers: Lorena http://theflowerafter.com/
The flower after is a unique experience in achieving your floral vision. We cater by appointment and compose designs for business decor, weddings, galas, and events.

Chicago Cut http://www.chicagocutsteakhouse.com
Take two steak-house veterans, a dazzling space along the Chicago River, add a butcher and dry-aging room and you begin to see what Chicago Cut is about. Chicago Cut is dedicated to putting culinary flair back into Chicago’s upscale restaurant scene. That requires a unique menu, an unmatched wine list, and a modern twist on the traditional steakhouse setting.

Sensational Biteshttp://www.sensationalbites.com
Sensational Bites is a locally owned and operated eclectic dessert cafe located in the Southport Corridor. They specialize in a variety of in-house made treats such as cupcakes,  cakes and cookies!

Massage Envy http://www.massageenvy.com

WildFire http://www.wildfirerestaurant.com

Thanks to photographer Oriana Koren (okrfoto.com) for these beautiful photos of the wedding of Joy and Chris on The Pete McMurray Show.

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© 2014 Oriana Koren/Okrfoto. All Rights Reserved.

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Join Pete McMurray and the crew to ‘cut the cake’ and say thank you to everyone who made tonight’s wedding night possible!

Thank you to:

Massage Envy http://www.massageenvy.com

WildFire http://www.wildfirerestaurant.com

Wedding Planning: http://www.CityGirlWeddings.com

Photography: http://www.okrfoto.com

Makeup: http://www.facebook.com/NahrainMA

Hair: http://www.magnificentbrides.com

Catering: http://www.calihancatering.com

Flowers: http://www.theflowerafter.com

Cake: http://www.sensationalbites.com

Drinks: Andre Cunningham, Chicago mixologist for Southern Wine & Spirits

Reception: http://www.chicagocutsteakhouse.com

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It’s the Big Wedding Day!  Listen in to hear the Pete McMurray Wedding of ‘Joy and Chris’ live from the Showcase studio!

Thank you to:

Massage Envy http://www.massageenvy.com

WildFire http://www.wildfirerestaurant.com

Wedding Planning: http://www.CityGirlWeddings.com

Photography: http://www.okrfoto.com

Makeup: http://www.facebook.com/NahrainMA

Hair: http://www.magnificentbrides.com

Catering: http://www.calihancatering.com

Flowers: http://www.theflowerafter.com

Cake: http://www.sensationalbites.com

Drinks: Andre Cunningham, Chicago mixologist for Southern Wine & Spirits

Reception: http://www.chicagocutsteakhouse.com

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It’s Valentines Day!  Listen to hear Pete McMurray prepare newlyweds’ Joy and Chris for their big on-air wedding day.

Thank you to:

Massage Envy http://www.massageenvy.com

WildFire http://www.wildfirerestaurant.com

Wedding Planning: http://www.CityGirlWeddings.com

Photography: http://www.okrfoto.com

Makeup: http://www.facebook.com/NahrainMA

Hair: http://www.magnificentbrides.com

Catering: http://www.calihancatering.com

Flowers: http://www.theflowerafter.com

Cake: http://www.sensationalbites.com

Drinks: Andre Cunningham, Chicago mixologist for Southern Wine & Spirits

Reception: http://www.chicagocutsteakhouse.com

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It’s time for the Valentines Day Wedding! Pete talks with the Mother of the groom to check in and prepare her for the big day ahead.

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How does the Pete McMurray Show get ready for a wedding?  They invite a wedding planner!  Pete McMurray welcomes Shar Pazand from CityGirlWeddings.com to share all the answers for the perfect last minute wedding.

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